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January 5, 2021

Choosing a translation agency: Should I request sample translations?

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Choosing a translation agency: Should I request sample translations? When choosing a translation agency, you should take several factors into account. Quality matters a lot, but many other considerations also come into play. Response time, flexibility, subject-matter expertise, capacity, and technical savvy will all impact […] (Read more...)

February 5, 2021

Case study: Medical device translation, back translation, and DTP

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Executive Summary Our client, a manufacturer of medical devices, required translation in order to take their surgical joint replacement system to the European market. The content included package inserts, surgical instructions, and informational pamphlets about preparation for and recovery from joint replacement surgery. The client […] (Read more...)

December 31, 2020

Marketing translation services: How to prepare your source content

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Marketing translation services: How to prepare your source content As you enter new language markets, localizing content for foreign audiences can seem overwhelming. Certainly, translating your website is the first and most obvious step in the process. But what about blog posts, social media, and […] (Read more...)

January 8, 2021

Case study: Mobile app localization & voice recording

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Executive Summary Our client helps world travelers confidently locate, access and pay for quality healthcare all around the world. They contracted with Scriptis for mobile app localization. The iOS and Android app allows travelers to translate useful health-related phrases and terms between English and 13 […] (Read more...)

December 31, 2020

How long do translations take?

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How long do translations take?  When a client needs translation, we always ask when they want it delivered. Sometimes, the client replies “as soon as possible.” This communicates urgency, but it’s not really helpful information. When you ask “how long do translations take?” be prepared […] (Read more...)